Thursday, May 22, 2014

Useful Word

jeroboam, noun – a very large bottle, usually used for wine, which can hold as much liquid as four normal bottles of wine.


susie said...

The green version is a bota box.

Laoch of Chicago said...

susie, It is pleasing that there is a green movement in support of excess!

dbs said...

With the weekend approaching, very useful indeed.

angryparsnip said...

Sons will love this word.

But it is now thehamish's new nick name.
Daughter looked at this post and said that's thehamish. Because of his diabetes he has at any given moment that much liquid in his system.

cheers, parsnip

Laoch of Chicago said...

dbs, I hope you will have an epic weekend.

ap, thehamish deserves an outsized moniker! Good wishes to the nice canine.

Kerry said...

A useful bottle in which to construct a 3-masted clipper ship.